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ATO latest news: militants released 200 shells from 82mm and 120mm mortars on strong points of Ukrainian army

On March 6 in the area of the Anti Terrorist Operation in eastern Ukraine militants fired most near the Donetsk airport
ATO latest news: militants released 200 shells from 82mm and 120mm mortars on strong points of Ukrainian army

In Luhansk sector it was quiet yesterday, said the spokesman of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine for ATO issues Colonel Andriy Lysenko at the briefing in the Information Center of the Ukraine’s National Security Service, Joinfo.ua reports.

In Donetsk sector the Russia-backed mercenaries concentrated fire near the Donetsk airport, especially on strong points of the Ukrainian army near Avdiyivka. During the day they released more than 200 shells from 82mm and 120mm mortars on strong points of the ATO forces near Avdiyivka. Ukrainian soldiers were not wounded in that attacks at the strong points, but shelling destroyed two houses of the local residents.

Insurgents fired mortars on Ukrainian strong points in the area of ​​Pisky, Opytne and Luhanske. They also used small arms, heavy machine guns and grenade launchers. A sniper fired on Ukrainian soldiers near Opytne. It was also restless near the village of Troitske.

In Mariupol sector militants violated the ceasefire only with small arms. Five provocations were recorded at Mar’inka, one – near Shyrokyne and another near Vodiane.

In the past 24 hours none of Ukrainian soldier was killed or wounded in action.

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